Foster With Us
Exploring the world of fostering for the first time?
Here you will find everything you need to know about us and answers to the most common questions you may have. Empower Fostering are with you every step of the way.
We strongly believe that due to their friendly and open approach, Empower Fostering and their team really supported our foster child with their transition into our care.
An overview of fostering
In order to help the increasing number of vulnerable children entering foster care in England, hundreds of new foster carers and families are needed each year. Could you make the difference in a child's life who needs it?
Can I Foster?
If you are compassionate, understanding and caring individual with a space in your home and heart, then you have some of the key qualities to make a great Foster Carer.
Why Choose Empower?
Empower Fostering was founded by foster carers. We are a welcoming, family-run and helpful team that has a thorough understanding of what it is like to foster with a wealth of experience caring for children.
Fostering with Empower Fostering
Types of Fostering
To ensure we can support and meet each child and young person’s individual needs we offer a range of fostering opportunities, ranging from planned short breaks to long term fostering; offering children stability for several months or years.
Allowances & Benefits
We recognise that fostering requires significant time commitment which may result in you working less. Therefore we provide all Foster Carers with a generous allowance that supports both the child and Foster Carer.
Training & Support
To help establish healthy relationships with our amazing children and young people, we offer bespoke and specialist training alongside round-the-clock support to all our Foster Carers.
Our Fostering Process
To become a Foster Carer, we will complete an assessment which is submitted to a Panel of professionals. The Panel will then approve you as a Foster Carer before you can start fostering. Throughout this process we are here, by your side, every step of the way, to help and support you. To discover more about the process click the button below.